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Training Packs - Welsh - The Foundation Phase / KS2

Datblygu Rôl y Cydlynydd Llythrennedd

This pack contains guidance for literacy co-ordinators working with learners in the 3-16 age group. It includes units on:

  • the 'external' context which influences the way the development of literacy is prioritised in schools
  • the role of the literacy co-ordinator
  • developing literacy at the Foundation Stage
  • developing literacy at KS2, with particular emphasis on advanced reading skills
  • developing writing at KS2/3.

This electronic version also provides users with the opportunity to access a number of other important publications referred to in the pack.

These are the PowerPoint presentations used in the conferences on the 24th and 25th April:

This pack is a Welsh language publication.

DatblyguRol

Llythrennedd Deuol

The aim of this pack is to offer guidelines to teachers in the field of developing dual literacy to consolidate pupils' grasp of the Welsh Language.

The pack defines the concept of Dual Literacy and refers to a discussion paper published by Estyn: Datblygu Llythrennedd Deuol (2002). Examples of teaching units and activities are included to promote dual literacy.

Llythrennedd

Datblygu Sgiliau Darllen

This pack offers definitions of the following reading terms together with a list of suitable text to promote the development of these skills. Exemplar activities are offered to develop reading skills at four different age levels: 3-5; 5-7; 7-9; 9-11.

 

 

 

 

Datblygu Cywirdeb Iaith

This pack draws attention to the requirements of Curriculum 2008 and Framework Skills for Learners aged 3- 19 in Wales pertaining to developing language accuracy. A variety of practical activities are offered to develop pupils' language accuracy.

The accompanying CD-ROM includes activities from the book that can be used with interactive white boards.

Datblygu Cywirdeb Iaith

Datblygu Gwaith Trafod Mewn Grŵp
This offers general guidelines on holding group discussions accompanied by ideas for assessing this important element of oracy. This is all supported by practical ideas for use in the classroom.

Datblygu Medrau Allweddol Mewn Darllen
A comprehensive volume produced by Gwawr Maelor. It shows how to develop reading skills and provides examples of tasks in two-year cycles: Yr 1/2; Yr 3/4; Yr 5/6. Some of the pages in this pack are to be published in the form of large, colourful posters accompanied by a useful pack of OHTs.

Developing oracy in the Foundation Phase

This Welsh language film was produced as a result of the publication of an Estyn inspection report which referred to the good practice at this school.

Closing the gap between boys and girls' achievement

This Welsh language film was produced as a result of the publication of an Estyn inspection report which referred to the good practice at this school.